Hematology/Coagulation

News on hematology and coagulation testing systems and applications.

The ID Core XT is the second molecular assay approved by the FDA for use in transfusion medicine and the first to report genotypes as final results.

Its platform is being developed for several medical conditions using separate modules to measure cells, proteins, nucleic acids, enzymes, and small molecules.

In May, Kurin sued Magnolia for allegedly making false claims about the efficacy and regulatory status of its Steripath blood culture collection system.

The battery-operated, hand-held device uses a broad-spectrum photometric method to provide accurate hemoglobin measurements in about one second.

The company's Life Sciences segment was up 17 percent year over year, while its Diagnostics business grew 8 percent.